Drive the Bicycle.
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Northern California
Bikes: Three-speed modified for comfort.
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- - Thanks for the book idea. I am on the lookout for the (now out-of-print)
"On Your Bicycle: An Illustrated History of Cycling"
by McGurn, James
"The bicycle is the perfect transducer to match man's metabolic energy to the impedance of locomotion. Equipped with this tool, man outstrips the efficiency of not only all machines but all other animals as well." Ivan Illich ('Energy and Equity')1974